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Join ANSI’s April Consumer Safety Central Webinar: How Can Consumers Contribute to Standards Development?


Free Webinar on April 11

Find out about how consumers can make a difference in standards development in the American National Standards Institute's (ANSI) free Consumer Safety Central Webinar on April 11, 2023, at 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET.

The webinar is the second in a series of Consumer Safety Central webinars held by ANSI bi-monthly to bring awareness to the importance of standards development, the need for consumer participants, and ways to get involved. Webinars in the series feature the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s consumer ombudsman Jonathan Midgett and ANSI’s consumer outreach manager Cleo Stamatos.

Register for the April Consumer Safety Central webinar, to be held via Zoom, on ANSI’s event page.

ANSI’s consumer webinars are relevant to consumers including:

  • Individual members of the general public purchasing or using property, products, or services for private purpose
  • Consumer studies and other related departments at universities
  • Consumer advocacy organizations active in consumer protection
  • Nonprofit public-interest organizations

Future webinars in the series are scheduled for June 13, August 8, October 10, and December 12. Check ANSI’s event page for registration links and more information on these sessions in the coming months.

Consumer Voices Matter!

Consumer involvement in standards settings is critical to help improve the safety of products—from toys to household appliances—that people rely on every day. Thousands of volunteers who are experts in their respective fields help develop product standards that are aimed at reducing and preventing injuries. Likewise, consumers who share their experiences and knowledge as part of the standards development process can help make products, processes, and services better and safer.

Check out why consumers matter on ANSI’s Consumers and Standards webpage, featuring Q&A’s with leading consumer advocates, ways to get involved and get support, and more.


Jana Zabinski

Senior Director, Communications & Public Relations


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Beth Goodbaum

Journalist/Communications Specialist


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